While it is east to pay at a store with your credit card or to shop online, your financial information also becomes easier to steal.
KSAT-12 Crime Analyst Eddie Gonzalez has some tips to make it a little hard for hackers to get a hold of your personal information:
- Has as much control as possible of your information.
- If you are going to make online transactions, make sure you use a site well known to you.
- Be aware of where your information is going.
- Shred any paperwork you are done with.